Awards, honors and fellowships
John Mikhael ’13 wins Rhodes Scholarship
November 23, 2013Recent MIT graduate in mathematics, who has also conducted research in neuroscience, will study at Oxford next year.
Sports Shorts for Nov. 18: A weekly wrap-up of MIT varsity athletics
November 18, 2013Men's and women's cross country advance to national championships; football closes season with win over Coast Guard
Broad Institute launches next decade with new $100 million gift
November 14, 2013Historic pledge from Eli and Edythe Broad to propel institute into a new decade of biomedical discovery to benefit patients.
Sports Shorts for Nov. 12: A weekly wrap-up of MIT varsity athletics
November 12, 2013Men's and women's soccer earn NCCA Tournament bids; squash starts season with three consecutive wins
LEEDing the way
November 7, 2013Building co-designed by MIT becomes first university research data center nationwide to earn LEED Platinum certification
Daniel Kleppner named a 2014 Franklin Institute Award laureate
November 6, 2013Emeritus professor honored for contributions in quantum phenomena.
Dower granted major ‘lifetime achievement’ award in history
November 5, 2013MIT professor recognized as ‘pre-eminent scholar’ in East Asian history.
Sports Shorts for Nov. 4: A weekly wrap-up of MIT varsity athletics
November 4, 2013Men's and women's cross country win NEWMAC championship titles; women's sailing moves up in national rankings
Sports Shorts for Oct. 28: A weekly wrap-up of MIT varsity athletics
October 28, 2013Women's tennis wins NEWMAC title; men's soccer wins 4-3 in overtime to stay perfect in NEWMAC play
MIT researchers seek to create tool to identify sources of foodborne illness outbreaks
October 21, 2013Team receives two-year award from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Sports Shorts for Oct. 21: A weekly wrap-up of MIT varsity athletics
October 21, 2013Cross country teams sweep NEWMAC awards; volleyball captures MIT Quad Tournament title
High school students receive Lemelson-MIT Program invention grants
October 18, 2013InvenTeam grants awarded to students at 15 high schools nationwide to help bring their innovative ideas to life.
‘Cool’ invention wins first place at MADMEC
October 16, 2013Thermoelectric bracelet that helps people maintain a comfortable body temperature takes home $10,000 from MIT’s annual materials-science design competition.
Sports Shorts for Oct. 14: A weekly wrap-up of MIT varsity athletics
October 15, 2013Robyn Lesh to Represent MIT Sailing at National Championship; Women’s Tennis Completes Undefeated NEWMAC Season
EECS PhD student named first recipient of Regeneron Prize
October 11, 2013
Sports Shorts for Oct. 7: A weekly wrap-up of MIT varsity athletics
October 7, 2013Field hockey reaches highest national ranking ever; women's tennis sweeps weekly NEWMAC awards
With NIH grant, Kay Tye will take on obesity
September 30, 2013The MIT professor has earned a 2013 NIH Director’s New Innovator Award to further her obesity research.
Sports Shorts for Sept. 30: A weekly wrap-up of MIT varsity athletics
September 30, 2013Men’s cross country attains highest national ranking ever; field hockey remains undefeated
Dina Katabi and Sara Seager win MacArthur ‘genius grants’
September 25, 2013Two MIT professors are among 24 recipients nationwide of this year’s unrestricted $625,000 prizes from the MacArthur Foundation.
ACT professor among recipients of the Aga Khan Award
September 23, 2013Art, Culture and Technology Assistant Professor Azra Akšamija is one of the recipients of the 2013 Aga Khan Award for Architecture.
Sports Shorts for Sept. 23: A weekly wrap-up of MIT varsity athletics
September 23, 2013Cross country teams sweep Southern Maine titles; Quisenberry earns NEWMAC Player of the Week honors